Bäumler, Gottfried Samuel. Mitleidiger Artzt uberhaupt gegen alle arme Krancke, ins besondere gegen die von Medicis abgelegene Land-Leute; welcher mit gemeinen Hauß-Mitteln, oder doch wenig kostenden Artzneyen die mehresten Leibes-Kranckheiten nach der einfältigen Methode der Natur sich selbst zu curiren auffrichtig und gründlich lehret [...].

Strasbourg, Johann Reinhold Dulßecker, 1731.

8vo. (8), 416, (24) pp.; 36 additional pages of medical and veterinary recipes by a contemporary hand and 14 blank leaves bound after the preliminaries. Title page printed in red and black with engraved vignette.

(Bound with) II: Brand, Jacob Hieronymus. Sorgfältiger und Gewissenhafter Land- und Bauern-Doctor [...]. Frankfurt & Leipzig, Lorenz Schüpfel, 1750. Title page printed in red and black. With engraved frontispiece. Contemporary vellum over boards with handwritten spine title.

 450,00

First edition.

A popular work on folk medicine containing household remedies for feaver, coughs, stomach problems, chickenpox, rabies, melancholy and many more. Bound after this is a similar work giving advice on sore throats and bad breath, but also on childbed fever and baby care and even on what to do when poisoned.

Handwritten acquisition note to flyleaf.

Variously browned, slightly foxed, otherwise well-preserved. From the library of the Viennese collector Werner Habel, with his ownership stamp to flyleaf.

Vgl. Blake 26 (spätere Ausgabe).

Art.-Nr.: BN#48870 Schlagwörter: ,